The Swedish Parliament in Stockholm.

The Swedish Parliament in Stockholm. Photo: Jorisvo / Getty Images Plus .

In an interview with Dagens Arena, Björn-Ola Linnér, Director of Mistra Geopolitics and Professor at Linköping University, commented on the election results.

“Tax reductions and lower greenhouse gas reduction mandate for petrol and diesel will make it more difficult to achieve Sweden's climate goals. They should aim for compensating people in sparsely populated areas, rather than lowering the fuel price for everyone.”

— Björn-Ola Linnér, Director of Mistra Geopolitics and SEI Affiliated Researcher